Andrew Scott: There's No Need To Shorten Shakespeare

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  • Published: 09 October 2019
  • 'Modern Love' actor Andrew Scott, who also stars as the Hot Priest in Amazon's 'Fleabag,' believes the works of William Shakespeare can be presented for modern audiences without shortening or dumbing-down the Bard's works. #Colbert #AndrewScott #Fleabag

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Comments • 463

  • thelonious monk
    thelonious monk  39 minutes back

    Sounds to me like the pope wants a season 3 of fleabag

    • Rosablue Hand-Made Originals

      That does look like the first suit a priest might buy after a lifetime in a cassock ...

      • HailG3
        HailG3  8 hours back

        He's so charming, I swear there's something hypnotizing about him.

        • HailG3
          HailG3  8 hours back

          Jim Moriarty was the hottest character of the show, and that's saying a lot considering Benedict fucking Cumberbatch was in that show.

          • Jenna Dorn
            Jenna Dorn  14 hours back

            Imagine Andrew Scott serenading you with a shakespearean sonnet

            • Toxic Love
              Toxic Love  16 hours back

              I just came here after the hot scene with fleabag ... wtf this guy is burning hot .. im feeling hot from that scene myself

              • Shela Hp
                Shela Hp  21 hours back

                His beautiful neck

                • right spyder
                  right spyder  23 hours back

                  Andrew scott has a magnetic personality. I wish he didn't care about keeping his talk short because he made a lot of sense.
                  Hope he wins an Oscar someday.

                  • J42Michael
                    J42Michael  1 days back

                    Love Andrew hate the soat

                    • Kel El
                      Kel El  1 days back

                      I loved him in Sherlock he was truly an unpredictable villain

                      • Lisa Ya-Han Chang
                        Lisa Ya-Han Chang  1 days back

                        How can he be sexier

                        • grumblefkitty
                          grumblefkitty  1 days back

                          Uh, his Moriarty IS hot!

                          • GoneCoastal86
                            GoneCoastal86  2 days back

                            That man spread lol

                            • Talia Hernandez
                              Talia Hernandez  2 days back

                              LOVE HIM!! Even as P. M.

                              • eoinh1
                                eoinh1  2 days back

                                He was great in the irish film Handsome Devil as well https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/film/andrew-scott-on-the-rugby-school-comedy-handsome-devil-1.3050864

                                • Kay
                                  Kay  2 days back

                                  I love hearing him talk because not enough people are passionate like this.

                                  • baddmanaz
                                    baddmanaz  2 days back

                                    Shakespear! There, I've shortened it

                                    • Aya Ehab
                                      Aya Ehab  2 days back

                                      I'm actually happy he is getting more roles and fame after Moriarty <3

                                      • Priyanka A
                                        Priyanka A  2 days back

                                        siiiighhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

                                        • Shuffle Them Truffles Babey

                                          Black meer

                                          • juan altredo
                                            juan altredo  2 days back

                                            profound man in american TV talking about deep stuff instead of small talk, *result* : the shortest interview ever on the stephen colbert show

                                            • Marie Carroll
                                              Marie Carroll  2 days back

                                              💩 The Catholic Church could also let Nuns give the sacrament and hold mass. I know crazy idea.

                                              • Don't be fatuous, Jeffrey

                                                Living proof that sexy men sometimes DO have small hands.....

                                                • uwu
                                                  uwu  2 days back

                                                  “I was brought up catholic” is universal slang for “nowadays I’m gay and an atheist, but feel kinda bad about it”

                                                  • Em E.
                                                    Em E.  2 days back

                                                    Andrew has such an adorably wobbly walk. 😊

                                                    • arrghgarry
                                                      arrghgarry  2 days back

                                                      Nice hairline nice guy ,but HOT ??????

                                                      • da96103
                                                        da96103  2 days back

                                                        What happened to his jacket?

                                                        • nikiiters
                                                          nikiiters  2 days back

                                                          HOW IS IT POSSIBLE HE JUST GETS HOTTER AND HOTTER

                                                        • alisa alferova
                                                          alisa alferova  2 days back

                                                          First, Moriarty was very hot, second, I wish this interview lasted longer!!!

                                                          • Lovely Chavez
                                                            Lovely Chavez  3 days back

                                                            yessss!! I support this Shakespeare take

                                                            • TheMagpieAndHisTiger
                                                              TheMagpieAndHisTiger  3 days back

                                                              If you watch Andrew’s Hamlet, you’ll see why he said there’s a good amount of comedy in it. The actors in it do a fantastic job of picking those bits out and highlighting them with good acting. ❤️

                                                              • TheMagpieAndHisTiger
                                                                TheMagpieAndHisTiger  3 days back

                                                                “They didn’t applaud enough”

                                                                Us: too transfixed by Andrew’s face and voice to care

                                                                • Hunty Baby
                                                                  Hunty Baby  3 days back

                                                                  He was right and they glossed right over it

                                                                  • Artsfiend
                                                                    Artsfiend  3 days back

                                                                    I didn't love his Hamlet but his passion for it is great

                                                                    • Angela Bonanza
                                                                      Angela Bonanza  3 days back

                                                                      He's so charming!! I've love him since Moriarty. Could easily listen to him speak for 30 more minutes without getting bored :)

                                                                      • Jongdaesaurus Rex
                                                                        Jongdaesaurus Rex  3 days back

                                                                        Oh my gosh I saw Andrew Scott a few years ago when he played hamlet, it was an incredible production and he was an absolutely amazing hamlet

                                                                        • Pan Vegan
                                                                          Pan Vegan  3 days back

                                                                          Kneel....just kneel........yes father!

                                                                          • mende75
                                                                            mende75  3 days back

                                                                            His eyes. Geez.

                                                                            • miavilla
                                                                              miavilla  3 days back

                                                                              Not hot as Moriarty?? What was Stephen watching?! Also, less than 6 minutes?

                                                                              • Maya Sahyoun
                                                                                Maya Sahyoun  3 days back

                                                                                A long way since Band of Brothers😍 such a sweet heart HALL 😎

                                                                                • anoja31
                                                                                  anoja31  3 days back

                                                                                  I'm so glad he's getting more recognition, but this needed to be longer!

                                                                                  • te fal
                                                                                    te fal  3 days back

                                                                                    Wish i could see Andrew scott and sebastian stan be awkward and cute together

                                                                                    • wantingless
                                                                                      wantingless  3 days back

                                                                                      The way his eyes light up while talking about Shakespeare⭐⭐

                                                                                      • personwatchvideo
                                                                                        personwatchvideo  3 days back

                                                                                        I need for him to close his legs.

                                                                                        • Tapan Jena
                                                                                          Tapan Jena  3 days back

                                                                                          He is charming, walks in a elegantly funny way and sometimes reminds of Jack Nicholson. Adored him in fleabag.

                                                                                          • Laurent Loutrance
                                                                                            Laurent Loutrance  3 days back

                                                                                            OK i'm gay for this men

                                                                                            • DrIsshan’s Free Time

                                                                                              Why is this only 5 minites?? Ughhh

                                                                                              • Katia
                                                                                                Katia  3 days back

                                                                                                He should play Paul McCartney in a beatles film or something....Anyone get that too?